Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Councillor Jayne Francis

The Cabinet Member has accountability for:

  • Council housing management services: Oversight and direction of estate management services and best use of housing stock (across all housing providers).
    • Repairs and maintenance programmes.
  • Housing Development:  To review the supply of housing and tenure based on an analysis of housing need.
  • Housing Options: Housing Options – assessing housing need,  options for vulnerable adults, children and young people and offenders.
    • Temporary accommodation provision.
    • A coherent strategy to address homelessness, including short-term engagement, education and enforcement with rough sleeping.
  • Tenant engagement in social housing: Tenant engagement in the management and development of social housing and Housing Liaison Boards.
  • Registered Social Landlords: Liaison with the Birmingham Social Housing Partnership on neighbourhood management initiatives and the housing growth agenda.
  • Private Rented Sector: Licensing and regulation.
    • Private Tenancy Unit activities.
  • Strategic Leadership of the response to Exempt Accommodation: Strategic Leadership of the response to Exempt Accommodation.

Page last updated: 22 May 2024

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